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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Dirty dancing: Floating company twirls on the Gowanus canal

Dance: They’ll try to stay above water! Comment

Monday, June 12, 2017

Phil-ing in! Join the New York Philharmonic for a night

Music: They’ll let anyone into the New York Philharmonic these days! Comment

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Depressing? The Times’ obituaries are fascinating!

Spin Cycle: Our columnist admits he loves to read about he dead, and is even more interested in how the Gray Lady picks who gets ink. Comments (1)

Friday, June 9, 2017

Five things to do in Brooklyn this week!

Editor’s Picks: This week we’ve got adorable doggies, terrible tyrants, Walt Whitman, and much more! Brooklyn is the place to be! Comment

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Out of this world: Reporter tests Luna Park’s new virtual reality ride

It’s virtually the next level! Comment

A new Cyclones season is coming, but Tebowmania isn’t

The Ride: In yet another terrible mistake, the Mets won’t bring Tim Tebow up to Brooklyn. Comments (3)

The sight of music: Synaesthetic artist paints piano

Art: Brooklyn is getting all keyed up! Comments (6)

Ready to roll: Vintage pinball games return to Coney

Art: The People’s Playground is flipping out! Comment

Ladies night! We celebrate Brooklyn’s strong, selfless women

Dyker Heights: Like the borough they’re from, the Brooklyn Women of Distinction Class of 2017 are a tapestry. Comments (2)

The Brooklyn Paper: The choice of a new gerneration

Page 1: Tired of the same old hacks? Getting you news from the same sources for too long? Well thank goodness for The Brooklyn Paper, where we continually rotate in a new supply of young reporters and editors to make sure we keep things fresh. Of course, they all have one thing in common: They are intellectually curious, the can’t spell, and they know a good pun when they hear one. So out with the old and in with the new and as always, keep hustlin’, Brooklyn.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Purple reign! Spike Lee celebrates Prince’s birthday with massive Bklyn bash

Bedford-Stuyvesant: It was a party fit for a prince. Comments (7)

Drag queens rule! Where the girls are during Brooklyn Pride

Nightlife: Queens are taking over the county of Kings! Comment

The sisterhood of the traveling rants

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie travels to Europe with her siblings. And they all got along. Kinda. Comment

Party with a purpose! Local group celebrates 150 years of community service

Brooklyn Heights: It was an affair to remember! Comment

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Southern Brooklyn ferry

Immersive reporting: Our reporter takes the ferry to work

Bay Ridge: Call it a ferry-tale commute. Comments (5)

Ferry vs. Subway: Tale of the tape

Bay Ridge: How does the new Southern Brooklyn ferry line stack up against the R line? Comments (1)

Killer’s brother dead, found bound in basement closet of family home

Kensington: The brother of a Brooklyn man convicted of murdering an eight-year-old boy was found bound in duct tape and dead late last week. Comments (3)

Prince of our hearts: Brooklyn celebrates Purple One’s birthday

Nightlife: The County of Kings needs its Prince! Comments (1)

Monday, June 5, 2017

Pump the gas! Officials demand legislation to accelerate BQE repairs

Fixing the BQE: Call it a fury road. Comments (15)

Duck and cover! Steel plummets from Manhattan Bridge near outdoor gym

Bridge ‘Park’: It could have been death from above. Comments (3)

Strung along! Like-named cellists create discord

Music: It’s a classical music caper! Comment

Friday, June 2, 2017


O’Hara on the Radio: Revenge a motive in my run for judgeship!

Podcast: Cruicified Brooklyn lawyer John Kennedy O’Hara explains to Gersh and Vince why he is runing for civil court judge in the County of Kings. The answer? Sticking it to the man. Comments (1)

Tale of the tape: Brooklyn film festivals!

Cinema: It’s a film fest feast! Comment

Little school of horrors! Students terrified by interrogations about alleged communist principal

Park Slope: They were red scared. Comments (15)

Nursery crimes! Day care operator sentenced to 15 years for scamming, bribing city officials

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens: He got the ultimate time out. Comments (4)

Re-branded! Developer of Bklyn Heights ‘Watchtower’ complex debuts plans and ditches Kushner name

Changing Brooklyn: Necessity is the mother of re-invention. Comments (3)

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